Information Literacy: Effective Assignments

Information literacy tools and guidelines for faculty.

Effective Assignments

Sources used with permission:

Effective Assignments Using Library and Internet Resources.  University of California, Berkeley.

Creating Effective Research Assignments.  University of Texas at Austin. 

 

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Sources used with permission:

Creating Effective Research Assignments.  University of Texas at Austin.

Image source:  KES.  Public domain.  Wikimedia Commons.

Resources

Grassian, Esther.  Teaching Information Literacy and Critical Thinking. UCLA.  2009

Isbell, Dennis. "What Happens to Your Research Assignment at the Library?" College Teaching 56, no. 1 (Winter 2008): 3-6.

Mahaffy, Mardi.  "Encouraging Critical Thinking in Student Library Research." College Teaching 54, no. 4 (Fall 2006): 324-327.

Kolowich, Steve.  "What Students Don't Know." Inside Higher Ed.  August 22, 2011.